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Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and Spa

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Breakfast Buffet
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5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed today via mobile

The Mowana is exceptional! This is a hotel away from the city humdrum. An exclusive hotel with fabulous rooms, a sizeable eating area, great food and beautiful views of the waters, where once or twice you may spot an animal in for a quick drink...More

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely entrance to the hotel with large international style lobby but done with an Asian influence, in the centre stands a beautiful Boabab tree, although the armchairs look very tired and worn. Lovely restaurant which had a very good buffet for the 2 nights we...More

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Response from Cresta_Hotels_Group, Manager at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort and SpaResponded today

Dear Happytravellers94 Thank you for staying at Cresta Mowana Safari Resort & Spa. We were honored to have you as our guest. Thank you for sharing your feedback on Tripadvisor. We are delighted to advise that we are making product improvements to the Resort that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first stop on our tour of Africa and we just loved staying here. Our first impressions were excellent as the reception area features a stunning baobab tree and authentic African architecture. We loved our room and while we're aware Cresta Mowana is...More

Thank Kerrie L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night before flying home after spending a month in Bostwana (a mixture of self-guided camping coupled with selected accommodation through Moremi & Chobe NP’s & Caprivi strip, Namibia). When we arrived, reception staff could not locate our confirmed booking and we...More

Thank Goannago
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mowana means Baobab tree in Setswana, wich is Botswana 's language. Apon arival a giant baobab tree is the focus point inside the reception area. The hotel is located less than two kilometres from town centre, so you are just far enough to miss the...More

Thank gerrie b
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Golf Course
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$477 - US$760 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$477 - US$760 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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lovetotravel132016
21 July 2017|
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Response from Margaret A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry can't help you with this one but I'm sure the hotel will be able to tell you as we found them very helpful
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Sylvesta222
13 March 2017|
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Response from laurendan73 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - we were safaried out by the time we reached Cresta - so we didn't go on a safari but the boat cruise down the mighty Choebe River was excellent and we saw amazing game so I would definitely recommend that!
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Sylvesta222
13 March 2017|
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Response from Lindsay T | Reviewed this property |
The Safaris in the Chobe area are second to none, I suggest getting the boat cruise in the morning when the animal life is awakening and the water is like glass, but then again the sunsets from your boat whilst enjoying are... More
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"A room close to reception downstairs with a balcony with river views"
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"Choose top floors for best views of the river."
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"ground floor rooms the best with private outside area"
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"get a view of the river for game viewing from your hotel"
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